Mississippi phone numbers

Need a Mississippi phone number for your business? Here’s our complete guide.

A blend of agriculture and affordability

Brimming with business potential, Mississippi is a force to be reckoned with. Where agriculture thrives and generates billions of dollars, the beauty of Mississippi lies in its lowest cost of living in America, providing a robust platform for entrepreneurs and business owners.

Beyond its flourishing farms, Mississippi is home to diverse industries, including construction, transportation, warehousing, manufacturing and light industrial work. Its thriving real estate rentals and leasing sector points to a growing population and burgeoning opportunities in retail and professional services. By acquiring a Mississippi business phone number, your organisation can tap into this energetic market.

Fueling startups: Mississippi's entrepreneurial support system

In pursuit of economic diversity, Mississippi has designed a range of accelerator and incubator programs to nurture growth within its entrepreneurial ecosystem. Startups across the spectrum can benefit from mentorship, grants and additional business assistance. Some of the most notable accelerators and incubators powering the Mississippi business landscape include:

Mississippi Enterprise for Technology (MSET): Anchored near the Stennis Space Center, MSET is a powerhouse for tech companies of all sizes. Fostering innovation in fields like aerospace, geospatial technology, defense solutions, and IT, it provides vital services to fuel entrepreneurial development and commercialisation.

Innovation and Commercialization Park (ICP): As one of Mississippi's only public incubator programs, ICP is a hub for startups aiming to develop, test, and distribute goods on a larger scale. This nonprofit offers prototyping, manufacturing, and customer shipping and logistics services, among others.

Insight Park: This 19-acre accelerator offers partnerships with the University of Mississippi. Beyond research and business services, successful applicants can enjoy substantial tax breaks, financial discounts, large office spaces, and wet and dry labs.

Unlocking the power of area codes: Connecting with Mississippi's regions

Mississippi area codes include:

  • 228 phone number - Southern Mississippi gems including Gulfport, Biloxi and Pascagoula, known for their vibrant culture and scenic beauty, not only offer a remarkable quality of life but also opportunities for businesses to grow and prosper. By securing a 228 Mississippi phone number, you are opening your business up to more opportunities in this dynamic region.
  • 601 and 769 phone numbers - Jackson, Hattiesburg and Meridian are Mississippi cities right at the heart of the state, serving central and southern Mississippi (excluding the Gulf Coast). A 601 or 769 Mississippi phone number will link your business to this region, providing a direct channel to its bustling economy.
  • 662 phone number - Southaven, Tupelo and Greenville: Situated in northern Mississippi, these cities provide their unique mix of industrial, agricultural and cultural richness. Opting for a 662 Mississippi phone number places your business within this northern expanse, opening up a world of untapped potential.

Which Mississippi phone numbers can you choose?

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Area code 228 is located in southern Mississippi and covers Gulfport, Biloxi, and Pascagoula. It is the only area code that serves the area.


Area code 601 serves central and southern Mississippi except the Gulf Coast. It includes the cities of Jackson, Hattiesburg, and Meridian. It has a single overlay (769) that serves the same area.


Area code 662 is located in northern Mississippi and covers Southaven, Tupelo, and Greenville. It is the only area code that serves the area.


Area code 769 serves central and southern Mississippi except the Gulf Coast. It includes the cities of Jackson, Hattiesburg, and Meridian. It is an overlay for area code 601 and serves the same area.

How to use your Mississippi phone number

Just install the app, choose your new phone numbers and start calling & messaging with the whole team straight away.

Choose business phone numbers

Choose the virtual Mississippi phone number that you like and secure it instantly. There's no setup fees.

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It's available on the Apple App Store® (for iPhone®), or on Google Play (for Android phones such as Samsung).

Customise your virtual numbers

Set up your customisable auto-replies and voicemails. Don’t worry if you miss something, you can always make changes later. There are no extra charge for features or calls.

Invite the team

With a few more taps, you can invite the rest of your team. When a call comes in, anyone in the team can pick up. It also allows anyone in the team to make calls from the number and send/reply to SMS.

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More credibility

Using a Mississippi phone number can help businesses establish trust and credibility with their local customer base and increase the likelihood of customers answering their calls.

Use with other area codes

With Chalkboard, you can have multiple numbers (all with different area codes), route calls and text messages straight through to your phone. You don't have to be located in the Mississippi area.

A modern, affordable solution

It used to be complicated and expensive getting virtual phone numbers. Now, it's as easy as installing an app and choosing a number that suits you. Chalkboard is affordable too, and pricing is simple and predictable.

A local number: Your gateway to Mississippi's prosperity

By securing a local phone number corresponding to these key areas, your business gains not just local recognition, but also the trust and familiarity that come with it. Mississippi is more than ready to welcome your venture into its thriving economic scene.

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FAQs: Mississippi local numbers

Will I be able to use my Mississippi area code number outside of Mississippi?

Yes, that's a major benefit of using virtual local phone numbers. You'll be able to use your MS number from anywhere in the country (and even whilst you're out of the country!).

Can I only get area codes within Mississippi (MS)?

We can provide virtual numbers for almost anywhere in the country. So you can choose a local virtual number in every area that you serve if you need.

I need more than one MS number, is that possible?

Yes, once you've chosen your first number and logged into the app, you can then add new virtual Mississippi numbers with just a few taps, with instant setup.

Can I use my Mississippi number for SMS (text messages)?

Your virtual number will be fully enabled for phone calls, and also text messaging. It's fully business ready. If you have a team, you can even share the number with others on your team.

How do I answer calls to my phone numbers?

You simply need to install our mobile app, and then you'll be able to receive calls, make calls, and send/reply to text messages too.

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